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January 5, 2010

Youths burned 1,137 cars across France overnight?

Filed under: crime,Foreign News — SwittersB @ 6:29 PM
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“Car burnings are regular occurrences in poor suburbs that ring France’s big cities, but the arson is especially prevalent during New Year’s Eve revelry. The number of vehicles torched was only 10 short of the record 1,147 burned this time last year, even though the Interior Ministry mobilized 45,000 police during the night — 10,000 more than 12 months ago.   (Reuters)

How can there be such an angry underclass in France? I thought France was the epitome of inclusion?

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